Introduction to Forest Ecology

Course Number: 
BIO 1241
Semester: 
Fall
Subject: 
Biological Sciences (BIO)
Credits 
4.00

In this course, the student learns the functions of a forest ecosystem, tree identification, silviculture practices, and the significance of natural communities such as vernal pools and wetlands. A central component of the course is a lab that studies the natural communities that comprise Vermont forests.

3 hours of lecture, 3 hours of lab per week
[Course fee: $25]

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